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What Happens When Truck Drivers Are Replaced

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  1. Lawrence
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    “All you need is self-driving cars to destabilize society,” Mr. Yang, 43, said over lunch at a Thai restaurant in Manhattan last month, in his first interview about his campaign. In just a few years, he said, “we’re going to have a million truck drivers out of work who are 94 percent male, with an average level of education of high school or one year of college.”

    “That one innovation,” he continued, “will be enough to create riots in the street. And we’re about to do the same thing to retail workers, call center workers, fast-food workers, insurance companies, accounting firms.”

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    geo Veteran Expediter Charter Member Owner/Operator US Navy

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    no different than horse and buggy , when car and truck came along 100 years ago. look at what the train did in 100 years. what jet airliner has done. it's called progress.
     
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      Driverless horse and buggy’s never really caught on.
       
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